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3446: Lipoprotein [a] Print View
Lipoprotein(a) IMMUNOTURB  < 75  nmol/L 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 3 Month(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Plasma Heparinized 1 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 3 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)  
  Plasma EDTA 1 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 3 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)  

The Lp (a) determination is intended for use in conjunction with the risk factors such as family history, smoking, hypertension, diabetes, obesity, cardio CRP and other Lipid tests to assess the risk for coronary heart and other vascular diseases in specific populations.

Grossly hemolyzed, icteric and lipemic specimens will be rejected.
Transport room temperature.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
83695

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.






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